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TESTING OFFICE

Located on campus, CSUDH’s Testing Office is here to help coordinate local and national testing activities for our students as well as provide testing guidance to students. We also offer a number of testing services on campus. Please check here regularly for testing dates.

 

OFFICE HOURS

M – Th: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

F: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

LOCATION

CSUDH Testing Office

Welch Hall

Room 210A

 

CONTACT US

Email: testing@csudh.edu

Phone: (310) 243-3909

Fax: (310) 516-3330

 

TESTING INFORMATION

Learn more about the following tests.

 

 

EPT/ELM

The English Placement Test (EPT) and Entry Level Math (ELM) Test are placement tests taken before enrollment at any CSU school including CSUDH. Registration for the California State University English Placement Test (EPT) and Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) test is available online only at the following link:
 www.ets.org/csu

Click here for information regarding the online registration process.

 

EPT/ELM Testing Dates

Test Dates

Registration Deadline

Results Mailed the Week of

Sat., January 14, 2012

Fri., December 30, 2011

Mon., February 6, 2012

Sat., February 11, 2012

Fri., January 27, 2012

Mon., March 5, 2012

Sat., March 17, 2012

Fri., March 2, 2012

Mon., April 9, 2012

Sat., April 14, 2012

Fri., March 30, 2012

Mon., May 28, 2012

Sat., May 5, 2012

Fri., April 20, 2012

Mon., May 28, 2012

Sat., June 16, 2012

Fri., June 8, 2012

Mon., July 9, 2012

Sat., July 14, 2012

Fri., June 29, 2012

Mon., August 6, 2012

Sat., August 11, 2012

Fri., July 27, 2012

Mon., September 3, 2012

Sat., October 20, 2012

Fri., October 5, 2012

Mon., November 12, 2012

Sat., November 17, 2012

Fri., November 2, 2012

Mon., December 24, 2012

 

Learn about Test Exemptions here.

Find additional information about the EPT/ELM here.

 

CALIFORNIA SUBJECT EXAMINATIONS FOR TEACHERS (CSET)

Registration for CSET is open year-round. Free CSET test guides can be downloaded at www.cset.nesinc.com by selecting "Test Guides."

 

CSET Testing Dates

Test Date

Registration Closes

Score Report Date (ALL)

Sat., May 5, 2012

Fri., April 6, 2012

by Mon., June 4, 2012

Sat., July 14, 2012

Fri., June 15, 2012

by Mon., August 13, 2012

Sat., September 8, 2012

Fri., August 10, 2012

by Tue., October 9, 2012

Sat., November 3, 2012

Fri., October 5, 2012

by Mon., December 3, 2012

Sat., January 12, 2013

Fri., December 14, 2012

by Mon., February 11, 2013

Sat., March 9, 2013

Fri., February 8, 2013

by Mon., April 8, 2013

 

SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TEST (SAT)

Registration for SAT is open year-round. For further information, please visit the website www.collegeboard.com.

 

SAT Testing Dates

Test Dates

Registration Deadline

Results Mailed

Sat., May 5, 2012

Fri., April 6, 2012

Thu., May 24, 2012

Sat., June 2, 2012

Tue., May 8, 2012

Thu., June 21, 2012

Sat., October 6, 2012

TBA       

TBA       

Sat., November 3, 2012

TBA       

TBA       

Sat., December 1, 2012

TBA       

TBA       

Sat., January 26, 2013

TBA       

TBA       

Sat., March 9, 2013

TBA       

TBA       

 

AMERICAN COLLEGE TESTING (ACT)

Registration for ACT is open year-round. For further information, please visit www.actstudent.org.

 

ACT Testing Dates

Test Date

Registration Deadline

Sat., April 14, 2012

Fri., March 9, 2012

Sat., June 9, 2012

Fri., May 4, 2012

Sat., September 8, 2012               

Fri., August 17, 2012

Sat., October 27, 2012

Fri., September 21, 2012

Sat., December 8, 2012

Fri., November 2, 2012

Sat., February 9, 2013

Fri., January 11, 2013

Sat., April 13, 2013

Fri., March 8, 2013

Sat., June 8, 2013

Fri., May 3, 2013

Most scores are available on-line within 2½ weeks after each national or international test date. Score reports are usually mailed to your home within 3 to 8 weeks after each test date.

 

Graduation Writing Exam (GWE)

 The GWE is one of the ways to satisfy the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR). Registration for the on-campus GWE is now on-line only. There will be two test preparation workshops offered the weekend prior to each on-campus test date. The workshops are usually scheduled for Friday evenings and Saturday mornings. You may register for one of these workshops when you register for the exam. Please contact the CSUDH Testing Office for additional registration information.


GWE Testing Dates

Test Date

Registration Opens

Registration Closes

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Monday, March 12, 2012

Friday, April 13, 2012

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Monday, June 11, 2012 

Friday, July 13, 2012

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Monday, August 13, 2012

Friday, September 14, 2012

Saturday, November 10, 2012

Monday, October 1, 2012

Friday, November 2, 2012

 

How to register for GWE

  1. Register and pay for an available test.
  2. Download your ticket and map to the test meeting point.
  3. An email will be sent to you containing a workshop authorization number that will allow you to register for a workshop. This email contains a link to the site where you may also download your ticket and map if you haven’t done so already.
  4. Register for one of the test preparation workshop (optional and free) 

Download GWR Student Handbook.